Visitor Information

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Important Information

for visitors to Dongara-Port Denison

Our Location

Only 3.5 hours drive north of Perth!
The twin towns of Dongara-Port Denison are located in the Shire of Irwin, off the Brand Highway only a short distance from the scenic Indian Ocean Drive.
Take the time to explore the coastline on the three and a half hour drive north from Perth, and enjoy stopping along the way in Lancelin, Cervantes and Jurien Bay. You can also approach Dongara-Port Denison from inland along the Midlands Road, or if you’re travelling from the north, we are located a short 45 minute drive from Geraldton.

Distances from Dongara

Via Indian Ocean Drive
to: Perth - 355 km Lancelin - 231 km Cervantes - 157 km Jurien Bay - 129 km Green Head - 100 km Port Denison -7 km

Via Brand Highway
to: Walkaway - 37 km Greenough - 41 km Geraldton - 64 km Northampton -114 km Kalbarri - 229 km Monkey Mia - 496 km Carnarvon - 541 km Exmouth - 898 km

Via Midlands Road
to: Mingenew - 53 km Moora - 214 km Morawa -113 km Mullewa -155 km Perenjori - 154 km Three Springs - 106km

Current Population

Approximately 3,700

Climate

Australia’s Coral Coast Climate is ideal for year round travel.

The average maximum temperatures are:
Summer: Dec – Feb 32°
Autumn: Mar – May 28°
Winter: Jun – Aug 20°
Spring: Sep – Nov 25°

Important Numbers

Ambulance/Police/Fire - 000
Dongara Community Resource Centre - +61 8 9927 2111
Dongara Taxis - +61 8 9927 1555
Medical Centre - +61 8 9927 0250
Sea Rescue - +61 8 9927 1770
Shire of Irwin - +61 8 9927 0000
Chemist - +61 8 9927 1132
Dongara Hospital - +61 8 9927 0200
Dongara Veterinary Hospital - +61 8 9927 1329

Internet Access

WIFI is available for free at Moreton Terrace, Dongara and the Port Denison Foreshore.

Also at Priory Hotel, Southerly’s Tavern and Dongara Hotel Motel.

Computers are available at:

Dongara Community Resource Centre       
11 Moreton Terrace
Phone +61 8 9927 2111
email dongara@crc.net.au
Open Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm.

Leading Edge Computers
33 Moreton Terrace
Phone 9927 2155
email sales@lecdongara.com.au,
Opening Times Mon - Fri 08.30 -17.00, Sat 08.30 - 12.30.

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